Where is the Atlas mountain located?
• Stretching across the northern part of Africa,
extending about 2,500 km (1,500 miles)
through Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia, the
Atlas is a mountain range that separates the
Mediterranean and Atlantic coastlines from
the Sahara desert.
With an elevation of 4,167 meters (13,671 ft),
the Toubkal Mountains are the highest peak in
southwestern Morocco. The Atlas Mountains
has a population that consists mainly of
So you’re probably
Let’s get down to
Deep in the high Atlas mountains lies the
crumbling remains of the great fortress-palace
ofTelouet. This place is hidden so which
means nobody knows about it. Well now you
After a drive over the Tizi-n-Tichka pass (which
is about 2260m) you will arrive at the lush
remote village of Tijhza.
This isn’t any plain boring
village. This is home to the
• If you want to see the scenery of mountains
this is just the place to go! You will learn more
the Berber people and explore the tranquil
Majorellle Gardens. The perfect end to any
North African experience.
The mountains are home to a number of plant
and animals species. Such as
Barbary lion Barbary leopard
• The High Atlas mountains are visited a lot
more than the Anti-Atlas mountains. Mount
Toubkal is the highest mountain in Morocco.
Below the valley is fertile and many different
crops and walnut trees are grown there.
Travellers who come here often come to trek.
The best time to visit
the Atlas mountains is
during spring and
• It is believed that there are no serious health
related problems once you visit. The only
problem you might face is altitude sickness if
you climb to the summit of Mount Toubkal.
• Relaxing in mountain scenery
Now imagine walking here!
So close to the clouds you just want to reach
out to them.
• Wheat is grown At bin el Quidane. Farming is
done. The wheat is cut with scythes and it is
then tossed into the air in order to separate
the wheat from the chaff and ground by
stone. Fruits and vegetables come from the